The man who willingly takes his family to war
By Tegan Taylor
Updated September 04, 2017 13:56:48
David Eubank has spent 20 years on the frontline of some of the world’s bloodiest wars. That’s not unusual for a former US special forces soldier like him, but David brings his wife and children wherever his humanitarian mission takes him.
The trucks were laden with food and medical supplies, ready to help desperate civilians trapped in Mosul, under siege by Islamic State. The only problem was, no one really knew where they needed to go.
Go to this neighbourhood, the NGO told ex-US special forces soldier-turned-maverick humanitarian David Eubank. Find the Iraqi army.
“I said, ‘what’s the name of the commander?’ They …